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Macy's cuts outlook for the year with holidays…

Bad weather, website problems and malls, oh my ... Macy’s cuts outlook for the year

Cambodian leader willing to lose EU trade privileges

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen says it is more important for his country to maintain its independence and sovereignty than to retain special trading privileges that the European Union has threatened to withdraw

Syrian civil servants get raise as currency loses value

Syrian president decrees giving monthly salary raise to all civilian, military employees

Tariffs tough talk show Kosovo-Serb standoff set to last

A tussle over trade between Kosovo and Servia shows no sign of abating and suggests tensions between the countries are likely to continue in this volatile corner of Europe.

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British Airways says flights disrupted by…

British Airways says flights are being disrupted by a “technical issue.”

UK’s Labour promises radical change if it wins…

Britain’s main opposition Labour Party is launching its detailed platform for Britain’s Dec. 12 election as it tries to close an opinion-poll gap with the governing Conservatives

Explosion at Italian fireworks factory kills 5

Italian rescue services say a blast at a fireworks factory in Sicily has killed five people and seriously injured two others

China bats away rumors, says trade talks with US…

China bats away rumors, says Beijing working with US to resolve ‘core concerns’ in trade dispute

Fear, turmoil in Lebanon as its financial crisis worsens

Lebanese financial crisis grows more severe, throwing businesses in disarray as protests paralyze country

Global shares drop on renewed US-China trade…

Asian shares skid on renewed US-China trade worries

Latest fire-prevention power outage ending in…

Pacific Gas & Electric expected to restore power Thursday to virtually all of the 120,000 people it intentionally blacked out to avoid the risk of catastrophic wildfires

Japan Display worker suspected of taking $5.4M in…

Japan Display worker suspected of stealing $5.4M in fake deals

AP FACT CHECK: Trump’s false claim about Apple…

AP FACT CHECK: Trump falsely claims he opened an Apple plant and Pelosi shut Congress

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Whistleblower raises safety alarm about air traffic control

A whistleblower says managers at an air traffic control center in Florida increased risk of a mid-air collision by changing procedures for handing off planes

Google reins in political advertising

Google is limiting how specifically politicians can target ads across its service

Amnesty International calls Facebook, Google…

In a scathing indictment of the two most powerful corporate giants of the internet, Amnesty International insists in a new report that Google and Facebook be compelled to change what it calls their surveillance-based business models

Where parents feel like chauffeurs, companies…

A handful of ride-hailing companies are enabling parents to order rides, and in some cases childcare, for children using smartphone apps

Officials: Multistate hepatitis A cases traced to…

A hepatitis A outbreak in Nebraska, Indiana and Wisconsin has been traced to blackberries sold in Fresh Thyme grocery stores and federal authorities are warning consumers in 11 states against eating some berries bought from the chain

Feds: Royalty exemption for new shallow-water…

The federal agencies that make and enforce offshore oil and gas leases say they’ll encourage new wells in shallow Gulf of Mexico waters by allowing some reduced-royalty or even royalty-free production if owners can prove they need it

Apple cancels premiere of ‘The Banker’ over ‘concerns’

Apple has canceled the premiere of one of the tech company’s first original films, ‘The Banker’ the day before it was to debut at Los Angeles’ AFI Film Festival

PayPal buying shopping and rewards company Honey for $4B

Payments platform PayPal says it is buying Honey Science Corp., a shopping and rewards company, for $4 billion

Senators press Amazon over doorbell camera…

A group of U.S. senators is questioning Amazon about the security of its Ring doorbell cameras following reports that some Ukraine-based employees had access to video footage from customers’ homes

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How major US stock indexes fared Wednesday

Stocks closed lower on Wall Street Wednesday as investors worry that the U.S. and China may not reach a trade deal this year

Road-safety regulator rapped over regulating…

A safety board and senators are criticizing the federal highway regulator for its oversight of tests involving autonomous vehicles